Monthly Archives: September 2016

Skate park consultation

This weekend there is a consultation event for young people who want to contribute ideas for how the skate park in Lightwoods Park can be improved.  

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

They’ll pave paradise and put up a parking lot!

So, after years of neglect and vandalism, it finally looks like the end for the once beautiful cottage on Sandon Road. The cottage, which may date back to the late 18th century, was sadly never a listed building and now … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 17 Comments

The Food and Craft Festival is up and running

 

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Stunning scene over Warley Woods

Even by Simon Lea's exceptional standards…this is breathtakingly beautiful.  

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Could you become a Friend of Thimblemill Brook?

You can drive down Norman Road and hardly notice the Thimblemill Brook, but it is one of our lesser known local beauty spots and it is home to a wide variety of plant life and wildlife species. The brook is … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Caroline’s exhibition

Bearwood's renowned mosaic artist Caroline Jariwala currently has an exhibition of her work at Winterbourne House in Edgbaston. Caroline has built up an international reputation in recent years, and contributed one of the most effective Birmingham 'Owls' last year as … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

More on the Crafty Pantry…

Two groups who have successfully organised some of Bearwood’s biggest and most loved events are joining forces next weekend (September 17th) to put on a Crafty Pantry Food Festival. With two successful food festivals behind them, food activists The Bearwood … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment